Wood Buffalo National Park

10902 WDPA ID
44800.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Canada


  • Original Name Parc national Wood Buffalo
  • English Designation World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Inscribed
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1983
  • Sublocation CA-AB
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria (vii)(ix)(x)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • WH Outlook Report 2014


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. UNESCO World Heritage Sites Updated: 2021 IUCN World Heritage Programme

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UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Wood Buffalo National Park from the World Database of Protected Areas, October 2021. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net